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Red Sky Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017, 2019 Winner

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Cup 4.00
Bowl 8.00
Red Sky She Crab Bisque or Soup Du Jour
Red Sky House
Local greens topped with julienned carrots and granny smith apples, finished with cilantro stung cucumbers and a house made vinaigrette
Village Caesar
Crisp romaine hearts tossed with a creamy parmesan dressing, finished with Chile dusted, flash fried flour tortilla crisps and shaved parmesan
All chef's selection served with Rosa's world famous potato salad
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Chef Wes's Shrimp N' Grits
Gulf shrimp pan sauteed with apple wood smoked bacon in a kicked up tomato cream over house made redneck risotto
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Fajita Quesadilla
Sweet peppers, onions and a blend of jack cheese. Cast iron seared in a toasted flour tortilla with your choice of chicken, beef or shrimp. Shredded lettuce, guacamole and sour cream to the side
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Red Sky Reuben
Shaved corned beef, flat-iron grilled with sauerkraut, baby swiss on thick cut rye with a house made 1000 island dressing
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Chicken BLT
(A​ staple) marinated chicken breast rolled in a tortilla, dressed with fresh basil pesto, mozzarella cheese, apple smoked bacon, shredded lettuce and currituck tomatoes finished with a sriracha aioli
Chicken +6.00
Shrimp +6.00
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Sexi Mexi
Flour​ tortilla wood-fired with house made pico de gallo. Fresh basil pesto and shredded mozzarella cheese
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Philly Cheese Steak
Shaved beef cast iron seared with red onion, sliced button mushrooms, kosher salt and cracked pepper, served on toasted French bread with melted provolone
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Taco's Sauve (Fish Soft Tacos)
Today's​ catch Chile marinated and flat-ironed grilled. Served in petite warm flour tortillas with guacamole, sour cream and our own key lime and cilantro slaw
Chicken +6.00
Shrimp +6.00
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
Pesto Pasta
Basil pesto tossed with garden veggies and a touch of cream
Basket of fries +3.00
Basket of onion rings +4.00
The L-Neal
Smoked turkey sliced thin with apple smoked bacon, a Brie cheese spread, fresh spinach and cranberry relish served on rye bread
Served with fries
Chicken Fingers
Cheese Quesadilla
Fried Shrimp
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Seafood
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews shrimp and grits artichoke dip ribs sandwich seafood mahi cheesecake steak chicken monkfish chef wes the outer banks stopped for lunch great lunch off season cooked perfectly trio
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As yearly visitors to Duck sine the 1990s, we usually stop here for a lunch during the week. The menu this year offers a wider and more interesting selection of entrees at lunch than in years past, I enjoyed a seafood entree on the "grain...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Linda A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for lunch. Had shrimp tacos and grilled chicken BLT. Outstanding taste. Excellant service. Waitress personable and cared about our visit. Chef great. Dont miss out on this treasure on the island. Soooo worth the visit. Very accomodating.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jackie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice little place with great seafood, and burgers. Service was excellent and food was enjoyable. Clearly desires a repeat performance. Enjoy

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ImagineBelieveAchiev
Reviewed June 6, 2019

The shrimp & Grits, Blackened Salmon and She Crab Bisque were all fantastic! We stopped for lunch and were quickly seated by a nice window seat. All in all a great gourmet lunch for under $40 and great service as well! AAA+++

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jpete
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Taylor was an amazing server, very excited about all the dishes she described....with good reason! The food was amazing! The veggies were crisp and fresh and the mahi was outstanding! The carrot cake was out of this world. I can’t believe this is the first...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank melissabC4199BE
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Came here on vacation with the family for dinner. Everything from drinks to dessert was amazing, and the service was great. Our entire family (8 of us) shared meals & everything we got was great—no complaints whatsoever. Our waitress Taylor was very helpful and nice....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jenaloser
Reviewed June 2, 2019

Red Sky is one of the few places on OBX where one can get a decent vegetarian meal, and another - a Smashburger to ease the pain of watching vegetables being eaten in public. Unassuming building with diner-like interior, yet food offerings are a bit...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank gordonsmc
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Started with a hot crab dip (on the house) Superb We then had the fried green tomatoes and the cauliflower appetizers Both scrumptious I had the chicken breast on buccatini pasta with mozzarella Really tasty My wife had salmon which she said was really good...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank George C P
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Very quaint restaurant with great food and great service. Cooked to order and always very delicious and worth the wait.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michelled925
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Chory cooked and served appetizers, sides, entrees, and desserts for 18 on time and with amazing presentation. If you are renting in the area, add in Chef On Call to pamper yourself and your guests.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Cass F
December 23, 2017|
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Response from a_p_y8 | Reviewed this property |
I believe, the location for Red Sky in PA was sold to another business looking to expand. Chef Wes is back at home at the original Red Sky in Duck, NC!
June 12, 2017|
Response from DK B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but, I don't have an answer for you. They have a nice variety of items on their menu though with daily specials.
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